Today in 1912, Tarzan’s Legacy Began!


Another good reminder from ERB Fans

On this date in 1912, flush with the initial success of TARZAN OF THE APES in “All-Story,” Burroughs offered it to a local Chicago company to release as a book. The magazine had been published September 10, just over three weeks before he wrote the following to A. C. McClurg & Company:

“Herewith, magazine copy of a story, Tarzan of the Apes, which I submit for your consideration.

Read more here: ERB Fan Rick Barry’s Facebook post